Harou⁠t⁠ J. Samra


Harout J. Samra is an attorney from Coral Gables, FL.

Recognized as an ”Up and Comer” for International Law in Florida and a three-time graduate of the University of Miami, Samra focuses his practice on international dispute resolution and arbitration matters, including international civil litigation in U.S. courts.

He has represented clients from both the public and private sectors, including foreign governments, public officials and clients from a variety of industries. Samra has experience in international arbitrations administered under the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR), United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC), Bogota Chamber of Commerce, Madrid Court of Arbitration and International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) arbitration rules.

Samra currently serves as a member of the Florida Supreme Court Judicial Nominating Commission, by appointment of Governor Ron DeSantis. He previously served, by appointment of Governor Rick Scott, as a member of the Florida Third District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission and was elected as Chair of the Commission from 2018-2019.